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Before the DMK allotted the seat to the Congress, the national party was not sure of contesting the bypoll in Tamil Nadu.(HT PHOTO.)

Congress fields realtor in TN, cable operator in Puducherry for Oct 21 bypolls

Hindustan Times, Chennai | By MC Rajan
UPDATED ON SEP 28, 2019 09:55 PM IST
The candidature of Ruby Manoharan for Nanguneri and John Kumar for Kamaraj Nagar has been approved by party president Sonia Gandhi, according to Congress general secretary Mukul Wasnik.
The candidature of Ruby Manoharan has been approved by party president Sonia Gandhi, Congress’ general secretary Mukul Wasnik said in a media release.(Photo: Twitter/@r_manoharan)
The candidature of Ruby Manoharan has been approved by party president Sonia Gandhi, Congress’ general secretary Mukul Wasnik said in a media release.(Photo: Twitter/@r_manoharan)

Tamil Nadu by-poll: Congress fields realtor in Nanguneri to take on AIADMK

Hindustan Times, Chennai | By MC Rajan
UPDATED ON SEP 28, 2019 01:50 PM IST
There were two other strong contenders in the race, including party veteran Kumari Ananthan. The 86-year-old Ananthan is the father of Telangana governor and Bharatiya Janata Party leader Tamilisai Soundararajan.
Kumari Ananthan is a former president of the Tamil Nadu Congress Committee.(HT PHOTO)
Kumari Ananthan is a former president of the Tamil Nadu Congress Committee.(HT PHOTO)

Telangana Governor’s father in race for Congress ticket for TN bypoll

Hindustan Times, Chennai | By MC Rajan
UPDATED ON SEP 24, 2019 08:44 PM IST
Kumari Ananthan is a front runner for a Congress ticket for the bypoll to the Nanguneri assembly seat which fell vacant after his younger brother H Vasanthkumar resigned following his election to the Lok Sabha.
Tamilisai was appointed as the first woman state chief for TN BJP in August 2014. Of the 30 plus BJP state unit chiefs, Tamilisai was the only woman BJP state unit president in the country.(FILE PHOTO.)
Tamilisai was appointed as the first woman state chief for TN BJP in August 2014. Of the 30 plus BJP state unit chiefs, Tamilisai was the only woman BJP state unit president in the country.(FILE PHOTO.)

A gynaecologist, Telangana’s new governor hails from a traditional Congress family

Hindustan Times, Chennai | By M Manikandan
UPDATED ON SEP 01, 2019 11:46 PM IST
Despite her Congress pedigree, Tamilisai chose to associate herself with BJP in the late nineties, when the party didn’t have the kind of presence it does currently.
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